Fox News Channel contributor Gillian Turner has been named a full-time news correspondent; she will be based in the Washington, DC bureau.

Turner joined FNC as a contributor in 2014 and appeared on a variety of programs. During her time she also served as a columnist for The Hill and was vice president with Jones Group International, a global strategy firm, where she worked directly with former National Security Adviser Jim Jones.

Previously, Turner worked at the White House National Security Council during the administrations of George W. Bush and Barack Obama. Under the Obama administration, she served as acting director for legislative affairs at the National Security Council and liaised between the White House and the U.S. House of Representatives on foreign policy and national security issues. During the Bush administration, Turner served as a research assistant in the Office of the National Security Adviser.